BETT 2017 – The Microsoft Partner Campus

The Microsoft Partner Campus is an outward expression of the strong practical and creative two-way bond which exists between Microsoft and their partners, who are regarded as contributors to development as well as the ‘sharp end’ deliverers of solutions. This year we have 21 partners, offering a very convenient hub within which visitors can explore a range of digital solutions to common school-based problems.

Microsoft Teacher Ambassador Natalie Burgess at ‘Innovation in Education’, Liverpool

On Tuesday, Microsoft Education are heading to Liverpool to attend Innovation in Education: Enhanced learning and engagement through technology. Speaking at the event is Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert Natalie Burgess, one of our Microsoft Teacher Ambassadors. Natalie will be showing all attendees Microsoft in Education, and how she is aiming towards Microsoft’s mission: empowering every student on the planet to achieve more.

Hack The Classroom, September 24th 2016 – Meet the Speakers

We’re a little over a week away from #HackTheClassroom, an exciting online live event designed to inspire and enable you to incorporate new ideas and tools into your classroom so your students can achieve more. Thousands of educators from all over world will be coming together for two hours of inspirational professional learning, and hearing from a fantastic line-up of speakers. And as we close in on the big day itself, we can take a closer look at some of the special guests who will be joining Anthony Salcito for the session next Saturday.

Teacher Ambassador report – West College Scotland IT Symposium

We’re pleased to share another post written by Natalie Burgess, one of four Teacher Ambassadors to recently join our team. Many of you will be familiar with Natalie, through her fantastic work as a #MIEExpert over the years, and you may have even taken part in one of her sessions in the Showcase Classroom section of our stand at BETT 2016. Earlier this week she was present for an event run at one of our Showcase Schools, and below she shares her thoughts.

“Small steps to big impact” – Register now for Hack The Classroom, September 24th

Hack The Classroom is back! On Saturday 24th September educators from all over the world will come together to share ideas, experiences, insights and conversation, as the education community as a whole looks to drive further innovation in the classroom through the use of technology. The theme for this live event will be “small steps to big impact”, and joining host Anthony Salcito is a line-up of exciting industry speakers and trailblazing educators, featuring many hacks created by teachers from around the world.

Microsoft at The Telegraph Festival of Education – 23rd-24th June

On June 23rd-24th, Microsoft will be taking up residence at Wellington College (a Microsoft Showcase School) as the headline sponsor for The Telegraph Festival of Education. Featuring a line-up of headline speakers including the Rt. Hon Nicky Morgan MP, Sir Michael Wilshaw, Piers Morgan and Sir Clive Woodward, The Telegraph Festival of Education brings together the very best…

Redefining Learning with Northampton Primary Academy Trust – June 22nd

Register for Redefining Learning at NPAT on June 22nd When the Redefining Learning Tour returns to the midlands in June, teachers and school leaders from the Northampton Primary Academy Trust will be coming together at Abington Vale Primary School to share their thoughts and experiences of how innovation, creativity and digital learning are redefining learning…

3rd – 4th June: AzureCraft – The power to create the future is now in your hands

Microsoft and partners are sponsoring a new community event, AzureCraft on 3rd and 4th June, in collaboration with the UK Azure User Group. AzureCraft lets you engage with technology end to end – powered by the intelligent cloud. Our goal is to help the next generation of innovators and entrepreneurs to get creative with technology…

Surface in Education event – October 22nd, Microsoft UK HQ

  :: EVENT UDPATED: now including first look at newly announced Surface Book and Surface Pro 4 ::   Next month we will be opening the doors of our UK HQ for a full day of all things Surface within education. Interact and take a sneak peek at what the future of classroom looks like with…